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Bring your stories, share your memories, and join us in celebrating 30 years of lives changed.  30-Fest! will take place during the week of November 2nd - 9th!


11/2/14  Celebrate!

A special day of worship, celebration, music, media presentations, drama and much more.

Come early to enjoy coffee, donuts and fellowship.


11/5/14  WEDNESDAY NIGHT

A special night for the entire family!  Worship with the Fusion Youth Band, Pastor Lenny Corliss and Jr.!   A great meal and desserts, music, teaching and gathering with friends and family.


11/9/14  30 FEST!

This Sunday features sever guest speakers and highlights:


R.L. Cornwall,  • Iverna Tompkins,  • Ross Hendrickson, • Bob Burget,


Martin Magellion,  drama ,  music and more!


Celebrate 30-Fest! immediately following service.


Live music featuring “Colour Blind”,


Games and events for the kids,


a variety of food available for purchase at 3 Food Trucks


Ice cream carts.


And, of course, FELLOWSHIP at every event!  Come join us in worship, fellowship and celebration!

 
9 Principles of Spiritually & Emotionally Healthy Disciples PDF Print E-mail


Ever struggle to keep up a “good Christian” front for the people around you, when what you really feel is frustration and disappointment? Ever feel that spiritual life and “real” life are worlds apart?  The great news is that, when “tired and stressed” is our default emotion,  God is ready to transform us and make strong and healthy.  The biblical truths of His Word provide the means to lliving an integrated life of contemplative spirituality and emotional health, and He will make us into “oaks of righteousness…to display His splendor,” (Isaiah 61:3b).

Here are some of the topics we’ll cover:


1. The Scorched Leaf Principle


2.  The Problem of Emotionally Unhealthy Spirituality


3.  Breaking the Power of the Past


4.  Surrendering To Your Limits


5.  Loving Christ Above All Else


We begin this new series on Wednesday night, August 27th, at 6:30.  Each week's class will be repeated the following Sunday morning at 8:30.  These classes are held in the Community Center - 100 Building.

View a video from Pastor Chris introducing the series.

 
Welcome to SWC Online PDF Print E-mail

We're glad you've dropped by for a visit.  Scottsdale Worship Center is a thriving, charismatic, non-denominational church where you are welcome! SWC is a place where people can be healed, strengthened, and grow in relationship with Christ.  We're committed to "lifestyle worship," purposing to worship God in everything we do.  Please feel welcome to peruse our site, acquaint yourself with all the exciting things that are happening at SWC, and find a place to get involved.  Scottsdale Worship Center . . .loving people, loving God.  

 
Pray Big Circles PDF Print E-mail

Dear SWC Family,


 Just wanted to drop our SWC family a quick note to say "hello" during our time away.  The Oregon Coast has treated us well...refreshment to our body and soul!


 The crashing of the waves against the large rugged rocks, just one evidence of God's created "fireworks," have garnered my attention towards the Creator.  Folks, I can't say it enough: "we serve a great great God that is worthy of ALL our worship, ALL the time."


 Our call and sense of urgency for making prayer (both corporate and individual) a priority this summer has been echoed by a significant number of national and international ministries, having this same sense of urgency and making similar calls to prayer.  The best way that I can describe this common call is simply that "God is getting our attention and this is only the beginning." 


 This week, our prayer focus should especially be for our nation.  I hope you'll celebrate God's blessings this 4th of July. As you do, PRAY big "circles" around our leaders, our military, our local civil servants, and our citizens. Pray with the passion and purpose of the early church:


 Acts 3:19  "Therefore repent and return, so that your sins may be wiped away, in order that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord."


 Join us this (and every Wednesday) at 6:30pm.  The kids and students are taking part in this prayer movement, starting at the same time in their usual meeting rooms.

 
 This Sunday, I begin a new message series "Great and Mighty Things."  Invite a friend to hear the Good News with you and hear how "God is getting our attention."  In preparation, please consider: What is God telling us these days?  Are these days to fear it, fake it, or faith it?  I'll be teaching out of Acts 8:4-24....What an amazing passage of Scripture in which to begin seeing God's great and mighty things!


 Our family sends our love.  We look forward to being back in fellowship with you this weekend.


 For His Glory, 

Pastor Chris  

 
Wednesday Nights@SWC PDF Print E-mail

Whole-family ministry takes place each Wednesday night at SWC. Tonight, the adults will gather at 6:30 PM-7:30 PM in room 101 for worship and prayer, and this week we'll have a segment from a message by Rabbi Kahn.  His Kidz (204) and Fusion Youth (201) will meet from 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM for their small group discipleship time as well.  Join us for refreshment mid-week!  

 
Spirit-formed Life PDF Print E-mail

Dear SWCers,

 

2014 is off to a great start at SWC!


Be One-Make One is a Wednesday night teaching series designed to help us to fulfill the Great Commission and equip us to be more effective in our circles of influence. In this series, take a fresh look at the 10 spiritual disciplines the Lord will use in our lives to make us more like Him.  The series tok place on Wednesday nights earlier this year.

 

Video of each class is available for viewing online at Vimeo.com/swconline.  If you missed a class or would like to view the entire series, please take advantage by viewing online.

 

2014 is a fresh opportunity for growth and influence in our world. Let's do this together, SWC!

 

Blessings,

 

Pastor Chris